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    Der Meeresschwamm Theonella swinhoei, der bei Japan vorkommt, erinnert an einen glatten Stein mit Öffnungen an der Oberseite. (Foto: Junichi Tanaka, University of the Ryukyus, Japan) Abbildung abgeändert aus: Hentschel et al (2012), Nature Reviews Micro

    A bacteria genus living in marine sponges produces so many natural substances that scientists are classifying it as a potent source for new drugs. The bacteria are presented in the journal “Nature”. Würzburg researchers were involved in describing them.

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    Nach dem Beschuss mit Neutronen zeigen Siliziumkarbid-Kristalle überraschende Eigenschaften: Sie emittieren Mikrowellen. (Grafik: Hannes Kraus)

    If you remove a single atom from a regular lattice of silicon and carbon atoms, the crystal exhibits completely new properties. University of Würzburg physicists, leading experts in this field, have had several impressive successes in their research.

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